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Penn Integrates with Knowledge Link

News from June 22, 2017

Now full- and part-time University faculty and staff can track Penn courses through Knowledge Link. You can record your choice of self-assigned Lynda courses, as well as those assigned to you by your supervisor. As a supervisor, you can use Knowledge Link to assign Lynda courses to people on your team. This new Link integration can support professional development plans for yourself and the people you lead.

New classes are added every week. Discover what practical skills and enlightening insights you can gain—and track—online.

Recording Your Courses
To record your coursework in Knowledge Link, register for Lynda courses at Once you’ve logged in, you can search for Lynda courses in the Find Learning search box, or browse courses using the Catalog Search tool.

If you don’t wish to track a Lynda course in Knowledge Link, simply take that course through Penn’s website. You can also remove Lynda course from your Knowledge Link record at any time.

Assigning Courses
To assign a course to someone on your team, first make sure your team members have selected you as their supervisor in Knowledge Link Penn Profiler. Complete the Knowledge Link supervisor tutorial for detailed course assignment instructions.

To learn more about the new Link connection, download the Lynda/Knowledge Link FAQ or email your question to